El Yucateco Achiote Liquid 300ml Achiote liquid is a perfect substitute for achiote paste or powder. This bottled version is so easy to use. Simply use 50ml of liquid and use to marinate beef, chicken, pork or fish. This Yucatan-style sauce is made from ground annatto seeds, spices and tomatoes. No colouring is added to the achiote. Annatto seeds are grown in the humid tropical weather of the Yucatan Peninsula in the southeast of Mexico. Traditionally used as a seasoning in Yucatan and Central American dishes, influenced by the Mayan culture. Try achiote sauce today. Storage: Keep in a cool, dry place at room temperature. Once opened, be sure to keep the container closed tightly.